OPINIONS PLEASE!!!! =) - Page 2 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat
GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

Go Back   GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat > GM Technical Discussion and Questions > General GM Chat
Search

General GM Chat Chat about all things GM (and related cars). Off-topic stuff should be in the Lounge, and all Model specific mechanical problems should be posted in the proper forum.

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-16-2006, 01:27 AM   #11
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 744
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Melissa is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sully1742
I took mine off, replaced it with gold molding. May remove that and put some striping (think of a thick pinstripe, like masking tape) in the channel in either green (my car color) or gold. I want to do the same to the upper window and grille molding. I just read a post on a guy that did the same thing I'm looking to do. Check detailing and appearance.
I think that'* the one I saw... if the car was black that he did it to!
Melissa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 02:15 AM   #12
Senior Member
Certified Car Nut
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 19,756
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
1993 SLE is on a distinguished road
Default

Leave the chrome
1993 SLE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 03:28 AM   #13
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 5,177
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Twister97 is on a distinguished road
Default

I say paint it white, then tint your windows black. You will fall in love with it even more. It took about 7 hours and a few newspapers to get the job done.
Twister97 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 02:51 PM   #14
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 744
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Melissa is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Twister97
I say paint it white, then tint your windows black. You will fall in love with it even more. It took about 7 hours and a few newspapers to get the job done.
OMG I don't even want to THINK of how bad it will look if I attemtpted that one lmao!
Melissa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 02:56 PM   #15
DINOSAURUS BOOSTUS


Expert Gearhead
 
BillBoost37's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Enfield, CT
Posts: 41,391
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
BillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of lightBillBoost37 is a glorious beacon of light
Default

Maybe you should leave it alone....
BillBoost37 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 03:02 PM   #16
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 744
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Melissa is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BillBoost37
Maybe you should leave it alone....
I think that'* the plan for now since I have 2 weeks before I won't see my car until June sometime!
Melissa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 03:06 PM   #17
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Chicago,IL MWBF '04 SURVIVOR MWBF '05 SURVIVOR Napa Manager
Posts: 3,955
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Kennginn is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 1993 SLE
Leave the chrome
yea i wouldnt mind seeing the chrome on the bonnie its what makes YOUR bonnie unique
Kennginn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 05:36 PM   #18
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 1,071
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Sully1742 is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Twister97
I say paint it white, then tint your windows black. You will fall in love with it even more. It took about 7 hours and a few newspapers to get the job done.
How did you reapply the molding after it was painted and dried? Clear coat it afteR?
Sully1742 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 06:58 PM   #19
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Right in front of you
Posts: 7,965
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
SSE14U24ME is on a distinguished road
Default

I'd leave the chrome as it is. I think it makes a car look sharp!
SSE14U24ME is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2006, 09:43 PM   #20
Senior Member Emeritus
Posts like a Camaro
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Grand Rapids, Iraq
Posts: 1,129
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Chad V is on a distinguished road
Default

She wont let me take care of it. Might come back to a SESC with a SII under the hood...
Chad V is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Please, please PLEASE! willwren Lounge 20 03-26-2008 01:16 PM
OPINIONS! OPINIONS! wjcollier07 Lounge 28 01-22-2007 09:22 PM
Tensioner looks crooked, just replaced belt, opinions please MrArcade 1992-1999 4 07-13-2005 01:43 AM
Need opinions, please. sse1990 Lounge 15 07-05-2004 03:06 PM
Ram Air Hood, opinions wanted please bonnie94ssei Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 24 06-20-2003 02:56 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:06 AM.